Lafayette (Louisiana)

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2014

    Dax Riggs Brings His Demons to Scottsdale

    Demon tied to a chair in my brain/ black bird a-tapping on the window pane/ sittin' and smilin' at a stray dog in the rain/ demon tied to a chair in my brain. With these haunting, bluesy lyrics, Dax Riggs opens with on the first track of his 2007 album We Sing of Only Blood or Love, introducing his ... More >>

  • Film

    January 3, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 21, 2012

    Phoenix College Softball Dynasty Continues (Quietly) As ASU Moves To Super-Regional

    Big day for local women's college sports yesterday, specifically fastpitch softball, a sport near and dear to our heart.First, the big-time (i.e. Division I) news: Arizona State moved on to the Super-Regionals as the solar eclipse faded into the night, beating scrappy Syracuse 4-0 in the elimin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2011

    Givers at The Trunk Space, 6/4/11

    Shawn AndersonGivers lead singer Taylor Guarisco​​GiversTrunk SpaceSaturday, June 4, 2011It's not hard to tell when you've just watched a young, buzzworthy band perform. They usually thank the crowd for coming out -- regardless of how big it is -- while perhaps mentioning that it is the band's f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2011

    Givers: In Light

    Givers - In Light​In a post about Detroit indie duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. last week, I came across a Paste Magazine blog post titled "Five Summer Debut Albums To Get Excited About." Dale Jr.'s debut, It's A Corporate World, was among the five, yet my fancy was tickled by another band on that list ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2010

    Ra Ra Riot at Clubhouse Music Venue Last Night

    ​Ra Ra RiotClubhouse Music VenueFriday, October 22, 2010On Friday night, I was sure the Ra Ra Riot show would sell out, but I was so very wrong. Maybe it was because Sufjan Stevens was playing his own sold-out show, or maybe it was because people had never heard of Ra Ra Riot, but whatever the rea ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 20, 1994